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The Resource Cheever : a life, by Blake Bailey

Cheever : a life, by Blake Bailey

Label
Cheever : a life
Title
Cheever
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
by Blake Bailey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the life of John Cheever reveals a soul in conflict, describing his life as a high-school dropout, alcoholic, secret bisexual, and a man who concealed his deeply-rooted anxieties while becoming one of the most iconic literary figures of our time
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2009.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography, 2009.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
298779
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bailey, Blake
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3505.H6428
LC item number
Z53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cheever, John
  • Authors, American
Target audience
adult
Label
Cheever : a life, by Blake Bailey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn232980275
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781400043941
Lccn
2008042277
System control number
(OCoLC)232980275
Label
Cheever : a life, by Blake Bailey
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn232980275
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781400043941
Lccn
2008042277
System control number
(OCoLC)232980275

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